The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Law over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Law
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 66 90
Rank change year-on-year -23 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Law 11 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.89% 2.49% 0.87%
As % of the General category 2.04% 4.85% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 16 12
Median salary £30,000 £48,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.46% +39.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +1.19%  

Law is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 538 619 754
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 43.42% 51.41% 54.64%
Number of salaries quoted 319 345 441
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £61,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Law
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Law as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Law in Edinburgh

Law
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Law in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Law also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Law.

1 22 (91.67%) Splunk
2 20 (83.33%) Linux
3 19 (79.17%) Security Monitoring
4 11 (45.83%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (37.50%) Unix
6 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
6 7 (29.17%) Programme Delivery
7 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (20.83%) Analytics
8 5 (20.83%) Big Data
8 5 (20.83%) Big Data Analytics
8 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
10 3 (12.50%) Firewall
10 3 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
10 3 (12.50%) Security Operations
10 3 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
10 3 (12.50%) Degree
10 3 (12.50%) Network Security
11 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (4.17%) Puppet
11 1 (4.17%) High Availability
11 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (4.17%) RHEV
11 1 (4.17%) LexisNexis
11 1 (4.17%) Rundeck
11 1 (4.17%) Case Management
11 1 (4.17%) IT Strategy
11 1 (4.17%) B2B

Law
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
1 3 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (12.50%) Network Security
1 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Consultant
2 19 (79.17%) Security Consultant
3 15 (62.50%) Associate Consultant
4 12 (50.00%) Linux Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Analytics Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Big Data Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Data Analytics Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Data Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Splunk Consultant
5 4 (16.67%) Trainee
5 4 (16.67%) Trainee Consultant
6 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Network Intrusion Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Business IT Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) IT Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Unix Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) AIX
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Security Monitoring
2 11 (45.83%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (29.17%) Programme Delivery
4 5 (20.83%) Analytics
4 5 (20.83%) Big Data Analytics
4 5 (20.83%) Data Analytics
5 3 (12.50%) Security Operations
6 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) B2B
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Case Management
6 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.17%) IT Strategy
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) Perl
1 1 (4.17%) PHP
1 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Control-M
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Rundeck
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Splunk
2 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) LexisNexis
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft